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Priory Country Park

Open Now: 05:00 - 21:00
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Good walks.

Great place for walking bird watching dog walking many lakes for fishing . Tackle shop restaurant... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
paul j
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Bedford, United Kingdom
Large country park - excellent for a winter walk

Priory park's main feature is a large lake, formed by gravel extraction. The resulting lake is used... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
AlinaRC
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Hertfordshire
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Priory Country Park Barkers Lane, Bedford MK41 9DJ, England
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Great place for walking bird watching dog walking many lakes for fishing . Tackle shop restaurant cafe .riverside and a marina .

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank paul j
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Priory park's main feature is a large lake, formed by gravel extraction. The resulting lake is used for boating and makes a pleasant spot for a stroll. The loop around the main lake is just over a mile. There are a few remains of the...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank AlinaRC
Reviewed 14 December 2018

Lots of good walks restaurant cafe lakes for fishing yaughting good for photography dog walking .boating and fishing tackle shops .premier inn with bar and restaurant . Woods good for bird spotting

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank 141paul
Reviewed 12 December 2018

A very pleasant park to view countryside, and wildlife. Places to sit and rest, and a cafe for refreshment. A relaxing break from work

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Mike L
Reviewed 11 December 2018 via mobile

We spent the day walking around the paths and lakes then had a nice lunch great family day out there a picnic area and lots to sse

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank keith w
Reviewed 25 November 2018 via mobile

Had a lovely walk round today 25/11/2018 with my partner saw a few herons nice to get some fresh air and exercise

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank R3359PIcarolineh
Reviewed 13 November 2018

This park has the Ouse running past it and contains a large lake on which is a yacht club. Plenty of wildlife to see including bitterns.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 7 November 2018

A lake where you can walk round in about 45 minutes. One side is quite busy in summer and one side fairly quiet where you can go to a bird hide to see a variety of birds including ducks grebes and terns. A lovely tranqui;...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank brianbartram
Reviewed 22 October 2018

A good place to do a fast walk of about 40 minutes round the lake. Varied scenery with many facilities and a cafe with a decking extension recently. Boating in the yacht basin and dingy sailing on the lake. The river runs by and long...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank David M
Reviewed 21 October 2018 via mobile

This 250 acre park has a mixture of habitats , meadows, reed beds, the lake, the river Ouse, play areas, and a Marina. There’s opportunities for fishing , boating and bird watching. Plenty of free parking, and a wide selection or walking routes makes this...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Sheila G
7 May 2018|
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Response from jonbishop2017 | Property representative |
BBQs are not permitted at any of the parks owned and managed by Bedford Borough Council
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GillP274
26 December 2017|
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Response from HubbleBubbleTrouble | Reviewed this property |
yes, everything is accessible there, the cafe is level, toilets , everything, sorry to have been so long in answering.
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s l
25 September 2017|
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Response from jonbishop2017 | Property representative |
The main car parks at Priory CP all have height restrictions set at 6'6" (1.8M) there is additional un-restricted parking at the Barkers lane entrance adjacent to the recycling area. this car park is available 24 hours a day.
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